Property tax levy flat in Cottage Grove and Newport, up in St. Paul Park
'Tis the season.
South Washington County cities last week approved budgets for 2013 that will spend a total of roughly $19 million next year on municipal operations and collect nearly that much in property taxes.
Here's a look at what elected officials in Cottage Grove, Newport and St. Paul Park OK'd last week:
Cottage Grove: Levy level, spending not